Husker Update: VB, WBB Heating Up


The No. 6 Nebraska volleyball team posted its first-ever sweep at Michigan State’s Jenison Field House with a 25-20, 25-18, 25-23 win over the Spartans on Wednesday night.

The Huskers (21-3, 13-2 Big Ten) swept the Spartans for the first time in 10 matches, dating back to Nov. 15, 2013. Madi Kubik had 16 kills and hit .306 to lead the Big Red, which hit .296 and held Michigan State to .196 hitting for the match.

The Huskers are back at the Devaney Center on Saturday to host Iowa at 7 p.m.

Women’s Basketball

Nebraska returns to Pinnacle Bank Arena on Thursday night to open a four-game home stand by taking on Morgan State. Tip-off between the Huskers (2-0) and the Bears (2-1) is set for 7 p.m.